Jul 292012
Phillies Trade Deadline Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates prospects

For the second straight season, the Pirates have been one of the biggest surprises in baseball.  This time around though, their success has been sustained a little longer.  Despite a roster that appears thin on talent, Pittsburgh is currently positioned in one of the two wild card spots, and they’re not out of the division [More…]

Jul 202012
Phillies Trade Deadline Preview: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim prospects

After an incredibly slow start, the Angels are now in the driver’s seat for an AL wild card seat and still easily within striking distance of Texas.  Not surprisingly, Anaheim’s turnaround coincides with the promotion of Mike Trout to the majors.  The New Jersey native not only looks like the AL’s Rookie of the Year, [More…]

Jul 172012
Phillies Trade Deadline Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers prospects

At the top of the NL West, the Dodgers are one of the league’s most surprising teams this season. Even though Matt Kemp has missed nearly the entire season, they’ve stayed at the top of the standings thanks to one of the league’s best pitching staffs. Clayton Kershaw leads a rotation that goes six deep, [More…]

Jul 142012
Phillies Trade Deadline Preview: Texas Rangers prospects

After reaching the World Series in two straight years, the Rangers appear to be a franchise that could be on top for a while. With an aggressive and smart front office, they’ve been able to make big trades at the deadline in both of those years while still maintaining one of the best, if not [More…]